News Archive: Nutrition
Registration open for 2024 Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference
Published on Nov. 28, 2023
Registration is now open for the 2024 Kentucky Fruit and Vegetable Conference, inviting Kentucky produce growers to interact and gain valuable production and marketing training.
University of Kentucky students serve healthy, balanced meals to community through Meals on Wings
Published on Nov. 16, 2023
UK students volunteer at the Campus Kitchen in collecting, organizing and delivering nutritious meals through the Meals on Wings program — embodying dedication to reducing food waste, and addressing food and nutrition disparities.
The University of Kentucky Lemon Tree restaurant blends dining with learning in a culinary classroom
Published on Oct. 25, 2023
The Lemon Tree is a student-led culinary class, where students orchestrate every detail – from delivery service to washing the dishes.
The Food Connection publishes annual UK dining report, showing strong local purchasing performance
Published on Oct. 24, 2023
UK Dining remains committed to developing local value chains amidst a changing food landscape and student preferences.
UK Nutrition Education Program works with Gray Street Farmers Market, hosting Recipe Sampling Days for public
Published on Aug. 21, 2023
Join local farmers to sample customary recipes featuring locally grown produce, including traditional Somalian and Myanmar recipes.
University of Kentucky wheat study elevates bread baking through genetics
Published on Aug. 14, 2023
UK chef helps pioneer the future of space food, from the Moon to Mars and beyond
Published on Jun. 14, 2023
In the spirit of exploration and the quest for knowledge, a new frontier awaits.
Historic $100-million gift will catapult UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
Published on May. 25, 2023
Gatton’s impact on the University of Kentucky exceeds $180 million. He is the university’s single largest donor.
Hunger summit unites state leaders to address food insecurity
Published on May. 16, 2023
Kentucky has one of the highest food-insecurity rates in the nation. UK hopes to help solve that.
Food Connection virtual workshop teaches farm food safety plan development
Published on Mar. 15, 2023
Developing a food safety plan helps growers be organized and proactive in reducing risks and allows them to design efficient procedures that are unique to their operation